RSM Switzerland



Vat liability: legal requirements and Economic issues

27 May 2020
Daniel Spitz
Under Swiss VAT law, the VAT registration of a business may occur if the legal requirements for a compulsory VAT liability have been met. However, a business that do not meet these requirements may choose a voluntary VAT registration.

Board of directors members or bearer shares holder? It’s time to act

27 May 2020
Daniel Spitz
Since November 1st, 2019, the Federal Council brought into force the Federal Act on Implementation of Recommendations of Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes

Properties with divided ownership (ppe) – are you registered to vat ?

20 May 2020
Daniel Spitz
The purpose of this article is to warn property owners and property management agencies of a risk which, for wrongly informed taxpayers, may have serious consequences.

More flexibility retated to the refund of swiss withholding tax for private individuals

20 May 2020
Daniel Spitz
On 4 December 2019, the Federal Tax Administration published Circular No. 48 on new conditions for entitlement to withholding tax refund for individuals. On 4 December 2019, the Federal Tax Administration published Circular No. 48 on new conditions...

Financial Advisory Services, the right response to complex corporate finance decisions

22 April 2020
Daniel Rochat, Jean-Yves Bonvin
Learn how the interplay between Finance and Strategy can unlock financial value for your business. The broad range of services we offer include :

Transfer Pricing Services, integrated planning for global growth

21 April 2020
Daniel Rochat, Jean-Yves Bonvin
Your operations lead to international transactions? You may be in one of the following situation:

Brian Eaton elected Chairperson of the RSM International Board

1 April 2020
RSM International is delighted to announce, following a comprehensive nomination process, the election of Brian Eaton, RSM South Africa CEO, as Chairperson of its Board.

COVID-19 outbreak: overview of the Swiss package of measures to absorb the economic consequences

21 March 2020
Augustin de La Chapelle, Pascal Sigrist
First issue on March 21, 2020 - Last updated on April 2nd, 2020.

COVID-19, RSM engaged to assist you

19 March 2020
Dear Clients, We hope all of you are safe and sound, and in good health during these troubled times. RSM’s spirit lies in entrepreneurship, as a common adventure shared by a community made up of our employees and clients, The current situation is...

Hidden tax benefits with real estate

6 March 2020
Pascal Sigrist
When it comes to taxes, property owners have more room to maneuver. In contrast to tenants and those who keep their savings in the bank or in the form of cash, they have several advantageous options. At the same time, there are also pitfalls that...

Brexit: what’s next regarding Swiss and UK social security coordination?

17 February 2020
Augustin de La Chapelle
On February 1st, 2020, the Withdrawal Agreement between the EU and the UK entered into force and brings Brexit to life.

Amendment of the Federal Act on Equality between Women and Men

12 February 2020
On 14 December 2018, Parliament adopted an amendment to the Equality Act. According to this amendment, companies with 100 or more employees (full-time positions without apprentices) are obliged to carry out a wage equality analysis.